Tsentralniy - Aktobe 30/07/2014 - 17:00CET (20:00 local time)

Third qualifying round, First leg

Aktobe - Steaua
2-2

Aktobe - Steaua 2-2 - 30/07/2014 - Match page - UEFA Champions League 2015

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Steaua concede late equaliser at Aktobe

Published: Wednesday 30 July 2014, 20.00CET
Steaua concede late equaliser at Aktobe
Claudiu Keșerü wheels away after opening the scoring for Steaua ©Ilya Tarasenko

Robert Arzumanyan's late goal salvaged a draw for FC Aktobe against FC Steaua Bucureşti in the first leg of their UEFA Champions League third qualifying round tie.

Arzumanyan's 88th-minute finish rescued a deserved draw for Aktobe in an opening instalment full of opportunities. Steaua broke the deadlock just before half-time through Claudiu Keșerü but Valeri Korobkin levelled for the hosts just before the hour. Steaua held firm against despite considerable pressure before Andrei Prepeliţă gave them a second away goal, only for Arzumanyan's late intervention to leave honours even.

 

Lineups

aktobe

Aktobe

steaua

Steaua

55Sidelnikov (GK) (C)24Arlauskis (GK)
3Muldarov
Yellow Card18
2Râpă
6Tsarikayev4Szukała
7Miroshnichenko7Chipciu
Substitution88
9Pizzelli8Filip
Yellow Card45
10Khayrullin
Substitution55
10C. Tănase (C)
11Danilo Neco11Prepeliţă
Goal78
16Arzumanyan
Goal87
14Latovlevici
Yellow Card20
21Korobkin
Goal58
28Keșerü
Goal44
Substitution71
70Anderson Mineiro33Varela
86Antonov
Yellow Card65
Substitution75
77Popa
Substitution84

Substitutes

40Bekbaev (GK)95Cojocaru (GK)
17Tagybergen9Iancu
Substitution88
Yellow Card90
18Shabalin12Stanciu
Substitution84
23Logvinenko18Sânmărtean
78Zenkovich
Substitution75
19Lemnaru
Substitution71
80Kapadze
Substitution55
22Pîrvulescu
95Aimbetov26Neagu

Coaches

Vladimir Gazzaev (RUS) Constantin Gâlcă (ROU)

Referee

Hüseyin Göçek (TUR)

Press kits

Standings

 
 

Match statistics

Aktobe
Steaua

2

Goals scored

2

17

Total attempts

11

9

on target

5

7

off target

4

1

blocked

2

0

against woodwork

0

6

Corners

2

2

Offsides

1

2

Yellow cards

3

0

Red Cards

0

19

Fouls committed

17

14

Fouls suffered

17

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Minute By Minute

  • End Time
    The final whistle is blown.
  • Yellow Card
    90
    Iancu (Steaua) is shown a yellow card.
  • Substitution
    88
    Iancu (in) - Chipciu (out) (Steaua)
  • Goal
    87
    Arzumanyan (Aktobe) scores!
  • Substitution
    84
    Stanciu (in) - Popa (out) (Steaua)

See also

  • Aktobe

    Next match UEFA Champions League: v Steaua, 06 August 2014
  • Steaua

    Next match UEFA Champions League: v Aktobe, 06 August 2014
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